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Feb 21, 2013 5:30pm PST
. >> sreenivasan: we brought together high school students from around the country into a google hangout to talk about recent gun proposals that affect schools, the connection between video games and violence and what can beone to prevent mass shootings like the one that took place in newtown, connecticut. we asked him about recent proposals such as arming teachers. jacqueline is from texas. >> i wouldn't trust a teacher who's trained to teach to protect me. we also have three armed constants al our school and i would trust -- constables and i would trust somebody that is trained to protect me to protect me. so i feel safe with the constables and i feel like they can do the job better than a teacher. >> reporter: spencer baldwin is from shenandoah, iowa, a place he describes as a rural community with hunters and farmers. >> a lot of our teachers are already gun owners. they have conceal-and-carry permits. they've been trained to do that kind of thing and i think that having -- in every classroom wouldn't necessarily be a danger to the students at all. >> sreenivasan: students also talked ab
Feb 19, 2013 10:00pm PST
spoke earlier with robert jan bartunek of thomson reuters in brussels, via google hangout. >> what we're seeing is that yesterday evening he local time around 7:45, eight armed robbers armed with machine guns drove on to the tarmac at brussels airport and stole $50 million worth of diamonds from an airplane that was about to stop. >> sreenivasan: this almost seems like a hollywood script. how long did this heist take? >> it only took three minutes so it must have been a very professional hit. no doubt about that. and prosecutors know they have to be very well prepared to do that. they basically opened a fence, they cut through the fence, they drove on to the tarmac where the diamonds were about to be loaded on to the plane and they at gunpoint demanded those diamonds and they drove off again not to be seen. >> sreenivasan: do the authorities have any leads? >> not at the moment. prosecutors are not saying anything. >> sreenivasan: put this in perspective. how many millions of dollars worth of diamonds are going out of this airplane? >> through the city of antwerp, which is the main diamo
Feb 22, 2013 5:30pm PST
nascar. what do astronauts talk about whn they're hanging out in space? nasa held a google hangout with astronauts from the international space station. on art beat, jeffrey brown finishes his series on the oscar-nominated documentaries. he talked with the filmmakers of "five broken cameras." and we help you get ready for your oscar party with some hollywood cocktail history, etiquette and recipes. all that and more is on our website ray? >> suarez: and that's the "newshour" for tonight. on monday, we'll get some personal reflections on the 1965 voting rights act, as the supreme court takes up a major challenge to the bill. i'm ray suarez. >> woodruff: and i'm judy woodruff. "washington week" can be seen later this evening on most pbs stations. we'll see you online and again here monday evening. have a nice weekend. thank you and good night. >> major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: ♪ ♪ moving our economy for 160 years. bnsf, the engine that connects us. >> and by the bill and melinda gates foundation. dedicated to the idea that all people de
Search Results 0 to 17 of about 18 (some duplicates have been removed)